presidential election

FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a joint statement with Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto in Mexico City. Trump’s aggressive rhetoric on illegal immigration has obscured what may ultimately be a policy detour, the Republican presidential nominee is the first major party candidate in modern memory to propose limiting legal immigration. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) | A Senate supporter of Donald Trump from deeply conservative Louisiana says that the Republican message this campaign season “is pretty good,” but acknowledges that “it may turn out that Mr. Trump is not the messenger” that the party needs. Bill Cassidy is a staunch critic of President Barack Obama and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. But when […]